Decatur, TN
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Decatur Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Meigs County School District Details

Meigs County School District
345 North Main Street
Decatur, TN 37322

1,839 Students enrolled in District

4 Schools in District

15 Students Per Classroom (State average is 15)

Meigs County School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Tennessee

(10 is best)

Better than of TN school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Meigs County High School
105 Abel Avenue
Decatur, TN, 37322
09-12
Meigs Middle School
586 North Main
Decatur, TN, 37322
06-08
Meigs North Elementary School
22015 State Highway 58 N
Decatur, TN, 37322
PK-05
Meigs South Elementary School
9638 State Highway 58 S
Decatur, TN, 37322
PK-05

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 97.6% 66.3%
Black 0.9% 23.0%
Hispanic 1.3% 8.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.1% 1.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.2%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 0.0% 56.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 49.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 7.2%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,697 $10,305,873 63.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $340 $615,060 3.8%
Staff $375 $678,375 4.2%
General Administration $215 $388,935 2.4%
School Administration $262 $473,958 2.9%
Operation $563 $1,018,467 6.3%
Transportation $388 $701,892 4.3%
Other $54 $97,686 0.6%
Total Support $2,196 $3,972,564 24.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,065 $1,926,585 11.9%
Total Expenditures $8,957 $16,203,213 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,321 $5,296,566,529 56.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $381 $379,375,281 4.0%
Staff $543 $540,275,598 5.7%
General Administration $189 $188,450,692 2.0%
School Administration $510 $507,511,624 5.4%
Operation $711 $707,435,001 7.5%
Transportation $327 $325,101,424 3.4%
Other $158 $157,397,921 1.7%
Total Support $2,818 $2,805,623,199 29.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,337 $1,330,783,173 14.1%
Total Expenditures $9,476 $9,433,024,765 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%